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Bally Technologies Reviews

Updated February 16, 2017
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  • Work life balance depends on the project (in 78 reviews)

  • No Work life balance, variable component is like lottery and completely dependent on higher management (in 32 reviews)

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  1. "Associate"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Bally Technologies full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    nice team, good learning environment, work culture

    Cons

    long work hours, difficult to grow vertically


  2. "Engineer Tech Services"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer III in Las Vegas, NV
    Current Employee - Software Engineer III in Las Vegas, NV
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Bally Technologies full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Independence. Job security. Flexibility. Travel.

    Cons

    No training. No advancement. Under paid. Poor communication. Too much travel.

    Advice to Management

    Document procedures. Equip your engineers so they can test the products. Empower employees to share knowledge, procedures, and client data. Too much guessing and rolling the same boulder up the same hill day after day.


  3. "Sketchy place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Las Vegas, NV
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Las Vegas, NV
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Bally Technologies full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The biggest pro is how transparent they are. With most larger companies this isn't so much of a pro but I found it nice to know how invested every employee was with the company.

    Cons

    Horrible hours, management didn't ever understand human limitations or when people were overworked or annoyed at certain upper level personnel.

    Advice to Management

    Treat employees like humans and not robots.


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  5. "Indian workspace"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    good team
    well communicated
    bounty pay!

    Cons

    too many organizational changes
    less informed

    Advice to Management

    little more transparency

    Bally Technologies Response

    Oct 27, 2016 – HR Director

    Thanks for sharing your feedback. We are working on bringing in positive changes to our employee experience and have better employees communication but if you have any questions that have been ... More


  6. Helpful (4)

    "MEIN KAMPH"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Bally Technologies was one of the greatest places to work until the disease... It was everywhere and it hurt. A lot.

    Cons

    I didn't realize this was the cons section because I already put my con in the pros section on accident.

    Advice to Management

    Keep it under wraps. You definitely don't want that information getting out to the public. Especially on a website like...idk.. glass door.


  7. "Company Overview"

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    Current Employee - QA Engineer in Las Vegas, NV
    Current Employee - QA Engineer in Las Vegas, NV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good benefits, company is growing on business

    Cons

    too many acquisitions going on


  8. "Network Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Network Engineering Manager in Las Vegas, NV
    Former Employee - Network Engineering Manager in Las Vegas, NV
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bally Technologies full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Always something new. Great people. Nice pay.

    Cons

    Long hours. No work life balance.


  9. "Personal Opinion"

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    Former Employee - Production in Las Vegas, NV
    Former Employee - Production in Las Vegas, NV
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bally Technologies (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Well structured departments. Never had an issue with responsibilities.

    Cons

    There is - as in many companies, favoritism when it comes to applying internally for open opportunities.

    Advice to Management

    Should match potential candidates to available positions from 3rd party recruitment.


  10. Helpful (2)

    "QA Test Engineer"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Bally Technologies full-time

    Pros

    competitive salary and good coworkers

    Cons

    upper management was not that great


  11. "Welcoming and Professional"

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    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Lancaster, PA
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Lancaster, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bally Technologies full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Professional from day 1. HR was best I had ever worked with. Recruitment process was smooth and they understood all my relocating issues.

    Cons

    I believe it may have been do to regulatory issues, but the hiring process to replenish staff was a bit lengthy.

    Advice to Management

    Keep charging forward. Top notch team!



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